Fraser Health is responsible for the delivery of hospital and community-based health services to over 1.9 million people in 20 diverse communities from Burnaby to Fraser Canyon on the traditional territories of the Coast Salish and Nlaka’pamux Nations. Our team of nearly 40,000 staff, medical staff and volunteers is dedicated to serving our patients, families and communities to deliver on our vision: Better health, best in health care.
We currently have 6 exciting Casual opportunities for you to bring your skills and knowledge as a dedicated Porter at Eagle Ridge Hospital located in Coquitlam / Port Coquitlam / Port Moody (Tri-Cities) / Anmore / Belcarra, BC. If you are someone who is looking for a rewarding challenge, then this might be the perfect opportunity for you.
Build on your education and career experience as you:
Transports patients utilizing mechanical aids such as wheelchairs, and/or stretchers;
Ensures patient's needs are attended to while being transported; deals effectively with patients in distress by reporting unusual patient conditions to the appropriate staff according to established procedures.
Transports beds, equipment and materials as required; provides messenger service, as required
Transports deceased patients from units to morgue and records necessary paper work in accordance with established procedures.
Completes documentation such as the length of time to complete patient transport assignment and delays encountered; completes routine forms such as dispatch logs according to established procedures.
Cleans equipment used in transport such as I.V. poles, stretchers and wheelchairs; changes linen; reports maintenance requirements and/or submits maintenance requests for patient transport equipment to appropriate staff/department.
Grade 10, plus one (1) year recent related experience, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Effective October 26th, all new hires to Fraser Health will need to have full COVID 19 vaccination (have received a full series of a World Health Organization “WHO” approved vaccine against infection by SARS-COV-2, or a combination of approved WHO vaccines). Please note this applies to all postings, and individual medical exemptions must be approved by the Provincial Health Officer.
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Come work with dedicated health care providers who are enthusiastic and committed to provide quality healthcare to our clients/patients/residents. We invite you to find out why more than 95% of new employees recommend Fraser Health as an excellent place to work. Work hard and have fun while you do it.
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